Frances E. ‘Dolly’ Moli­naro, 86, of Town of Ul­ster

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - OBITUARIES -

TOWN OF UL­STER » Frances E. “Dolly” Moli­naro, of Oak­wood Drive, Town of Ul­ster died Mon­day, Nov. 13, 2017, at HealthAl­liance Hos­pi­tal, Broad­way Cam­pus.

Born Nov. 23, 1930, in Kingston, she is the daugh­ter of the late Eu­gene and El­iz­a­beth (Alecca) Apa.

Frances, Mom, Nana, & “Dolly” was the best wife, mother, grand­mother, aunt and friend you can imag­ine.

A grad­u­ate of Kingston High School Class of 1948 and of Our Lady of Vic­tory School of Nurs­ing at the Bene­dic­tine Hos­pi­tal Class of 1951, Frances worked over 40 years ac­tively in nurs­ing. She was an avid New York Yan­kee fan, loved to travel the world, stayed cur­rent through Face­book, loved to cro­chet, cook food and bake end­lessly for fam­ily and friends. She was a Char­ter Mem­ber of Columbi­ettes #275, the Red Hat­ters, an orig­i­nal mem­ber of the Al­tar Rosary So­ci­ety of Saint Philom­ena’s (Saint Cather­ine Laboure), a mem­ber of the Bene­dic­tine Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary, and a mem­ber of the Pro­fes­sional Nurses As­so­ci­a­tion. She also bowled with the IBM Women’s Bowl­ing League in the 1980’s

Sur­viv­ing is her husband Fran­cis J. “Frank” Moli­naro, whom she mar­ried 63 years ago on Oct. 30, 1954; her chil­dren, Michael Moli­naro and his wife Regina of Har­vard, Mas­sachusetts, Mau­reen Hack­ett and her husband Todd of Hur­ley, Ed­ward Moli­naro and his wife Deb­o­rah of the Town of Ul­ster, Vin­cent Moli­naro and his wife Amy of Ch­ester, New Jer­sey, Robert Moli­naro and his wife Lynette of Rochester, New Hamp­shire, Joseph Moli­naro and his wife Vic­to­ria of Raleigh, North Carolina; her brother, Joseph Apa and his wife Dorothy of Florida. 19 Grand­chil­dren and five (soon to be six) great­grand­chil­dren also sur­vive. Many nieces and neph­ews also sur­vive.

She was pre­de­ceased by her sis­ter, Jen­nie Spada; and her husband, Carmine Spada.

The Moli­naro fam­ily will re­ceive friends at the Keyser Funeral and Cre­ma­tion Ser­vice, 326 Al­bany Av­enue, Kingston on Thurs­day evening from 4 to 8 p.m. A funeral pro­ces­sion will form Fri­day 9 a.m. at the funeral home. A Mass of Chris­tian Burial will be cel­e­brated 10 a.m. at Saint Cather­ine Laboure. Rev­erend John Kear­ney cel­e­brat­ing. Burial will fol­low in Saint Mary’s Ceme­tery.

Ex­pres­sions of sym­pa­thy may be made in the form of con­tri­bu­tions to Saint Cather­ine Laboure, Al­tar Rosary So­ci­ety, P.O. Box 271, Lake Katrine, N.Y. 12449.

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